February 21, 2019

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Emerging Technologies Give Environmental, Health and Safety and Sustainability Leaders New Insights into Business Risk

Posted: Feb 06, 2019 – 03:10 PM EST

WASHINGTON, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - Emerging technologies are rapidly changing how companies prevent pollution, keep employees safe and set sustainability goals, according to a report published today by the National Association for Environment, Health and Safety, and Sustainability (EHSS) Management (NAEM). There is...

Wells Fargo Foundation to Provide Nearly $13 Million to NonprofitsServing American Indian and Alaska Native Communities

Posted: Feb 06, 2019 – 01:15 PM EST

DENVER, Feb. 06 /CSRwire/ - To support greater economic empowerment in tribal communities, the Wells Fargo Foundation has awarded nearly $13 million to nonprofits supporting American Indian and Alaska Native communities as part of a five-year, $50 million commitment to expand its focus...

Multi-Year Effort Launches to Help Millions of Financially Vulnerable People Build Savings & Economic Opportunity

Posted: Feb 05, 2019 – 04:56 PM EST

BOSTON & NEW YORK, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - Decades of research points to the material, psychological and social value of wealth. Yet, building financial security is a persistent challenge for lower-income Americans who continue to become less wealthy, not more. In fact, more...

ESG Responsible Investments & Sustainable Finance Forum Series 2019

Posted: Feb 05, 2019 – 08:20 AM EST

BERLIN and FRANKFURT, Germany, Feb. 05 /CSRwire/ - We would like to raise your attention to the ESG Responsible Investments Sustainable Finance Forum Series 2019, organized with success in Germany the past three years and let you know that the 4th one is...

Hormel Foods Drives Environmental Sustainability Results Through Annual Competition

Posted: Feb 04, 2019 – 03:32 PM EST

AUSTIN, Minn., Feb. 04 /CSRwire/ - Hormel Foods Corporation (NYSE: HRL) has announced its Austin (Minn.) Plant team has been named the companys 2018 Environmental Sustainability Best of the Best champion for its heat recovery project. The internal annual Environmental Sustainability Best of...

Scotiabank Invests $15 Million to Help Provide Young People in the GTA a Strong Start

Posted: Feb 04, 2019 – 02:53 PM EST

TORONTO, Feb. 04 /CSRwire/ - Today, United Way Greater Toronto announced a $15-million investment from Scotiabank to help ensure that young people in the GTA have the opportunities and resources they need to have a bright future. The funds the largest corporate commitment...

Arizona Golf Tournament Aims to Drought Proof its Future

Posted: Feb 01, 2019 – 02:13 PM EST

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz., Feb. 01 /CSRwire/ - Tomorrow (Saturday), golf fans attending the Waste Management Phoenix Open are asked to wear green to celebrate the tournaments sustainability initiatives. Known as GREEN OUT day, for every fan who wears green, environmentally focused charities, including Bonneville...

GM to Invest $22 Million in Spring Hill Plant for Advanced Engine Technology

Posted: Feb 01, 2019 – 11:36 AM EST

SPRING HILL, Tenn., Feb. 01 /CSRwire/ - General Motors is investing $22 million at its Spring Hill, Tennessee, manufacturing complex to enable the engine plant to build 6.2L V-8 engines with GMs advanced Dynamic Fuel Management technology. With this announcement, GM has invested...

Story From the Field: Eliminating Child Labour

Posted: Feb 01, 2019 – 10:25 AM EST

LONDON, Feb. 01 /CSRwire/ - Jam Muhammad Saleem is a smallholder cotton farmer who lives near the village Jhangar Marha, in the remote, rural district of Muzaffargarh, in Pakistans Punjab province. When his eldest son, Muhammad Umar, turned 12, Saleem considering Umar old...

CNFA-Implemented Cocoa Initiative to Collaborate With Blommer Chocolate Co. in Côte d’Ivoire

Posted: Jan 31, 2019 – 11:00 AM EST

WASHINGTON, Jan. 31 /CSRwire/ - Cultivating New Frontiers in Agriculture (CNFA), an international agricultural development organization, announced that Blommer Chocolate Co. and the Maximizing Opportunities in Cocoa Activity (MOCA) project, implemented by CNFA, signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) on Jan. 7 aimed...

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